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Gateway To The Blues Visitor Center & Museum

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Blues, blues and blues

Nice museum, lots of interactive stuff to see and do, lots of artifacts left there by musicians and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ayllas D
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So much of interest

There are many blues museums in Mississippi but this is one of the better ones. It's a convenient... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RonWamberal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice museum, lots of interactive stuff to see and do, lots of artifacts left there by musicians and even the option to record your own blues song. Good place for blues lovers and also a good place to learn a lot more about it.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many blues museums in Mississippi but this is one of the better ones. It's a convenient pit stop when you drive from Memphis south to Clarksdale and although I am a repeat visitor, I find it reinvigorates my interest in the region and...More

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great people working at this place. what a refershing tourist place to visit welcoming you 2 the state. Here you can get maps of the Blues Trail

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small building. Few pamphlets you can get free. Museum cost $10 so we didn’t go in. Friendly staff. Only takes a few minutes out of your time to stop.

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In a few words you will know what and how the blues was born. Fantastic museum with lots of information and objects. The presentation is really amazing. At the entrance you will be warm welcomed. Really very good!

Thank Adriana L
Reviewed 26 August 2018

This place has been updated very nicely. If you have any interest in this type of history stop in. It's worth the time.

Thank K3743QFbrianh
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Some people were pop music fan but I always loved blues and the English 60s bands that covered blues songs: Animals, Yardbirds, Cream, Led Zeppelin, Savoy Brown. The Brits used Muddy Waters, Sonny Boy Williamson, etc songs. Nice to see where this music was born,...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped her on our way back home and I’m so glad we did. Nice little gift shop. There are also some very interesting paintings and photos on the other side of the gift shop. If you are interested in seeing how cotton feels after it’s...More

Thank paula m
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Great blues museum and folk art. Very nice staff. Also has a gift shop and plenty of maps and information on area attractions. Very clean and enjoyable.

Thank Mimi R
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is a great source of information for the area and local blues shows, activities. I did not have time to take the tour but it is on my list for the next time we travel there, just a peek inside let me know they...More

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ADMISSION: $10 Adults $5 Kids (12 & Under) MUSEUM HOURS: Summer (Mar-Oct) Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm Sat 10am-5pm Sun 1-6pm Winter (Nov-Feb) Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm Sat 10am-5pm Sun 1-5pm
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